Joseph Khawam

Board Of Directors


Mr. Joseph Khawam is a board member of Capstone and a shareholder. He is an accomplished businessman with interests in several sectors, including insurance, financial and real estate.

Mr. Khawam is the owner & CEO of Security Assurance SAL (previously Union des Assurances De Paris), a leading insurance & reinsurance company operating in Lebanon and the Arab region with a capital of US$15 million and a staff of over 150. Mr. Khawam also owns MedPlus SARL, a Lebanese third-party administrator of medical claims, and International Security Assistance (bvi) Limited, a regional insurance products distribution company.

In the financial sector, Mr. Khawam is Chairman of Aksys Capital, a leading Lebanese financial institution offering brokerage, advisory and wealth management services. Furthermore, Mr. Khawam owns Astra Investment Holding Company that manages his other various interests and investments locally and worldwide.

Mr. Khawam received his D.E.A in Business Law and Master in Law from University Saint Joseph in Beirut. He has also prepared his PHD thesis in Business Law at the University of Paris II in France and has completed two years of business course work at the American University of Beirut.